Corinthians made their right-footed debut at the Brazil U-17 Championship. On Friday night, the young white team defeated Internacional 2-1 at the Fazendina Stadium, in Parque São Jorge, in the first round of the national championship.
Few matches have been played so far, but Timozinho took the helm of Group Two from Brazil with the result. The two goals from Corinthians in Sao Paulo were scored by Pedrinho and Wesley.
- The class will only enter the field again next Saturday, the 15th, at 3 pm, against Atlético MG, in Belo Horizonte, for the second round from Brazil U-17.
Coach Gustavo Almeida, Who interviewed My timon At the beginning of the week, His team chose to participate for the first time in the national competition with Kay, Leo Manna, Miguel Henrique, F. Cressey, Thomas Raphael, Vitor Mir, Kaeke, Brenno Bidon, Alison, Pedrinho and Pedro.
On the other hand, Internacional started the match with Gilherme Oliveira, Marcelo, Jose Adelson, Thiago Guth, Rangel, Lucian, Leonardo, Robert, Geffen, Jonathan Cowan and Carlison.
The start of the match was marked by a lot of disagreement and a lack of opportunities for Corinthians and Internacional. The first arrival to Timãozinho’s attack happened in just nine minutes, when Pedro dribbled the goalkeeper with a ball, but he dropped off the bottom line.
Shortly thereafter, Léo Mana hit a free kick from the medium and the goalkeeper from Rio Grande posted it. Speed remained low and the duel returned to passion at only 32 with the visiting team.
Carlson received a good kick from Jonathan Cowan, invaded the area and went head-to-head with goalkeeper Caillou. Corinthians put on an impressive defense to avoid the first goal in the match, which did not take long to leave.
At 36, Léo Mana made a great solo move and rolled to Pedrinho. Captain Temau and his No. 10 jersey dominated the defenders, dodging and finishing precisely to place below Fazendina’s net.
Nothing happened after the goal and the teams went to the locker rooms with a 1-1 draw on the scoreboard.
Satisfied with what he saw in the first stage, Gustavo Almeida made no changes during the break and Corinthians returned to the second half with the same formation that started the match. The first few minutes were really bad for the Whites at Vasindenha.
After coming under heavy pressure from the opponent, with at least two dangerous men arriving on the field of attack, Timãozinho saw Internacional tie in the confrontation. Carlson was called at the entrance to the penalty area and touched the Corinthians goalkeeper to score a cover.
Corinthians improved after a leak and nearly scored for Brenno Bidon again. The young midfielder made use of leftovers, Archer Gaucho watched in advance and tried to cover from afar. The ball hit the crossbar.
Then Gustavo Almeida made three changes: Alison, Thomas Raphael and Gabriel Marcardo left for Wesley, Pedrinho and Nunes.
At 32, Timão was again ahead of Parque São Jorge’s score. Right-back Liu Mana crossed in favor of Wesley, who only had trouble pulling his leg and sending it to the bottom of the colored goal. Another nice move made by the Sao Paulo team.
With the second goal, the coach returned to play with his team. Wendel, Adian, and Caio César entered the Pedro, Breno Bidon and Kayque sites. The match had no other danger and ended in a 2-1 victory for Corinthians.
See more at: Corinthians U17 and Corinthians Base.